Julie G Cwikel

Summary

Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of threshold and sub-threshold psychiatric disorders in primary care
    Julie Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, POB 653, Beer Sheva, Israel 84105
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:184-91. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Low-dose environmental radiation, DNA damage, and cancer: the possible contribution of psychological factors
    Julie G Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion and the Spitzer Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Psychol Health Med 15:1-16. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Mothers' coping styles during times of chronic security stress: effect on health status
    Julie Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Health Care Women Int 31:131-52. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmissible infections among female sex workers: an international review with an emphasis on hard-to-access populations
    Julie G Cwikel
    The Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Sex Health 5:9-16. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Contentious issues in research on trafficked women working in the sex industry: study design, ethics, and methodology
    Julie Cwikel
    Ben Gurion University s Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, POB 653, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, 84105, Israel
    J Sex Res 42:306-16. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Embodied drawings as expressions of distress among impoverished single Bedouin mothers
    Ephrat Huss
    The Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion at Ben Gurion, University of the Negev, PO Box 653 Beer Sheva, Israel
    Arch Womens Ment Health 11:137-47. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Using art as a self-regulating tool in a war situation: a model for social workers
    Ephrat Huss
    Charlotte B and Jack J Spitzer Department of Social Work, Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Health Soc Work 35:201-9. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Implications of ethnic group origin for Israeli women's mental health
    Julie Cwikel
    Spitzer Department of Social Work and The Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    J Immigr Health 7:133-43. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Project 'M'--women living with cancer: a participatory-action evaluation of a demonstration project
    Julie Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Interprof Care 18:453-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Never-married childless women in Australia: health and social circumstances in older age
    Julie Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    Soc Sci Med 62:1991-2001. 2006

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of threshold and sub-threshold psychiatric disorders in primary care
    Julie Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, POB 653, Beer Sheva, Israel 84105
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:184-91. 2008
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  2. doi request reprint Low-dose environmental radiation, DNA damage, and cancer: the possible contribution of psychological factors
    Julie G Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion and the Spitzer Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Psychol Health Med 15:1-16. 2010
    ..The additional contribution of psychological processes to radiation-DNA damage-cancer relationships needs further study, and if verified, has clinical implications...
  3. doi request reprint Mothers' coping styles during times of chronic security stress: effect on health status
    Julie Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Health Care Women Int 31:131-52. 2010
    ..Most mothers used a variety of coping strategies during times of chronic security stress, some of which are health promoting and others that detract from health...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmissible infections among female sex workers: an international review with an emphasis on hard-to-access populations
    Julie G Cwikel
    The Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Sex Health 5:9-16. 2008
    ..This study reviewed STI rates reported in 42 studies of FSW around the world published between 1995 and 2006 and analysed the trends and types of populations surveyed, emphasising difficult to access FSW populations...
  5. doi request reprint Contentious issues in research on trafficked women working in the sex industry: study design, ethics, and methodology
    Julie Cwikel
    Ben Gurion University s Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, POB 653, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, 84105, Israel
    J Sex Res 42:306-16. 2005
    ..Methodological issues include (a) constructing representative samples, (b) managing media interest, and (c) handling incriminating materials about law enforcement and immigration...
  6. doi request reprint Embodied drawings as expressions of distress among impoverished single Bedouin mothers
    Ephrat Huss
    The Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion at Ben Gurion, University of the Negev, PO Box 653 Beer Sheva, Israel
    Arch Womens Ment Health 11:137-47. 2008
    ..The implications for the use of art with socially marginalized women are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using art as a self-regulating tool in a war situation: a model for social workers
    Ephrat Huss
    Charlotte B and Jack J Spitzer Department of Social Work, Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Health Soc Work 35:201-9. 2010
    ..The authors propose this method as an effective intervention model with social workers in high-stress situations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Implications of ethnic group origin for Israeli women's mental health
    Julie Cwikel
    Spitzer Department of Social Work and The Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    J Immigr Health 7:133-43. 2005
    ..The findings indicate that social support, economic status, health status, and ethnic group origin all contribute to shaping women's mental health status...
  9. ncbi request reprint Project 'M'--women living with cancer: a participatory-action evaluation of a demonstration project
    Julie Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Interprof Care 18:453-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Never-married childless women in Australia: health and social circumstances in older age
    Julie Cwikel
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    Soc Sci Med 62:1991-2001. 2006
    ..Overall, there is no evidence to suggest that these women are a "problem" group. Rather, it seems that their life experiences and opportunities prepare them for a successful and productive older age...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perception of health care delivery in Israel: women's voices
    Lora Warshawsky-Livne
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel, and the Israel Association for the Advancement of Women s Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Health Care Women Int 26:448-55. 2005
    ..These findings are important to improve health care delivery and can serve as a basis for forging policy changes in Israel...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cultural correlates of eating attitudes: a comparison between native-born and immigrant university students in Israel
    Liron Greenberg
    Department of Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    Int J Eat Disord 40:51-8. 2007
    ..This study explores the association between gender and exposure to Western culture and attitudes toward eating...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Stress and distress in infertility among women]
    Osnat Bloch Damti
    Center for Women s Health Studies and Promotion, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba, Israel
    Harefuah 147:256-60, 276. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint The motivation and mental health of sex workers
    Bella Chudakov
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:305-15. 2002
    ..We observed that stereotypes of sex workers as either always having histories of childhood abuse or as being always "happy hookers" were incorrect...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmissible infections among illegal female sex workers in Israel
    Julie G Cwikel
    Sex Health 3:301-3. 2006
    ..There was no relationship between reported symptoms and the detection of STIs. The level of STIs is high among this population of FSWs and it is imperative to develop more accessible health services for these women...